Hi there, we are looking for a short term reliable and experienced person or couple from 22nd June until 10 July. We have a large comfortable home on 2.5 acres in a beautifully quiet treed area in the small acreage suburb of Sheldon. We have a clean comfortable home and have many parrots and cockatoos that visit us each day. We are approx 40 mins drive from Brisbane CBD with a beautiful reserve at the top of our street for walks where you will see bush wallabies and even perhaps Koalas. We have a major shopping centre less than 10 mins drive away. We are also near the ferry terminal to beautiful Strakbroke Island, a big hit with our visitors and well worth a visit where you may be lucky to see turtles, dolphins and koalas. We do have wi-fi internet. We require positive, trustworthy friendly reliable non smoking mature person or couple to assist with looking after our dog Buddy (border collie/cattle dog cross - 8 years old and adorable) and chickens (2) organically fed so organic eggs available. We also have 5 chicks approx 3 months old by the time of the housesit. Some gardening work involved but just mowing, weeding and trimming of bushes and of course keeping the house clean and tidy. You will enjoy comfortable living, toilet and shower and bedrrom in our downstairs area but are free to use our kitchen and lounge room and deck areas and the rest of the property. If interested please contact us as soon as possible and we can go to the next step. We do have a friend staying in the upstairs area from 1st June to 26th June and she can assist with the animals while here and will assist you settle in and do a general handover. We need to make a decision in the next few days so it is imperative you answer this ad asap if it suits your needs.